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Surviving Cancer: “Thank you” is not enough

Surviving Cancer: “Thank you” is not enough

by Lily Weaver, Reporter
September 25, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase

This is the first in a series of stories that Lily Weaver will write about her journey with a deadly disease.  Next week, look for her story about CureFest, where she was a featured speaker. The summer of 2016 was 62 days long. That may be short for most, but it was blissfully long for me. This is because...

H & M: a perfect fit for Francis Scott Key Mall

H & M: a perfect fit for Francis Scott Key Mall

by Cassie Harris, Reporter
September 19, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase

August 18th was a huge day for the Francis Scott Key Mall. The mall buzzed with excitement as it welcomed the newest edition to the shopping mall: H&M. H&M, short for Hennes & Mauritz, is a Swedish clothing company that has expanded into 64 countries since its initial opening in Finland in 1964. ...

Welcome to LHS: A “Steel Magnolia” Gilmore brings SGA experience and love of math

Welcome to LHS: A “Steel Magnolia” Gilmore brings SGA experience and love of math

by Kennedi Ambush, Taylor Holmes, and Summer Etzler
September 11, 2016
Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase, Welcome New Staff

Mrs. Michelle Gilmore is the new Assistant Principal at our school for last names starting with O-Z, is the Dean of students for the dual enrollment courses, and is in charge of clubs and activities. Mrs. Gilmore was born in raised in Frederick, Maryland and has lived here her whole life. Although...

Nanavaty and Koch provided teens with information about abstinence

Nanavaty and Koch provided teens with information about abstinence

by Avery Apau, Reporter
May 19, 2016
Filed under Features

Kali Nanavaty and Taylor Koch help teens realize the benefits of abstinence. courtesy of Barbara Ferguson...

Captain and Parker let teens know the benefits of waiting

Captain and Parker let teens know the benefits of waiting

by Avery Apau, Reporter
May 19, 2016
Filed under Features

Tori Captain and Hanna Parker give teens information about the benefits of abstinence. courtesy of Barbara Ferguson...

We love Maryland: Top 10 places high school seniors should visit before leaving home

We love Maryland: Top 10 places high school seniors should visit before leaving home

by Alyssa Mattison and Emily Gorham
May 18, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

As the school year comes to an end, seniors are beginning to pack their bags and say goodbye to their friends and family. Seniors: before leaving, make sure you part from the Frederick area with memories that will last a lifetime. There is so much Maryland has to offer. This summer, take a friend, mak...

Dufresne and Cuozzo give information about leaving a bad relationships

Dufresne and Cuozzo give information about leaving a bad relationships

May 17, 2016
Filed under Features

It's not always easy leaving a bad relationship.  However, Dufrense and Cuozzo give teens advice on how to leave a bad relationship and when to do so. courtesy of Barbara Ferguson...

Kolesar and Derenberger reveal information about the dangers of stalking

Kolesar and Derenberger reveal information about the dangers of stalking

by Avery Apau, Reporter
May 16, 2016
Filed under Features

For their public service announcement, Kolesar and Derenberger gave teens information about the dangers of stalking and signs to be on the lookout for. courtesy of Barbara Ferguson...

Slide on over to the Web Store to play Slither, just not in school

Slide on over to the Web Store to play Slither, just not in school

by Devin Barge, Reporter
May 12, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

It seemed like everyone in Linganore was slithering into the computer labs to play Slither in April after its release. Slither.io was developed by Steve Howse in 2016, and by early May, it was in the App Store at number 2 Top Free Apps.  For Lancers, the fun ended the first week of May, when FCPS...

Fishing and crabbing are part of summer on the Chesapeake Bay

Fishing and crabbing are part of summer on the Chesapeake Bay

by Bridget Murphy, Reporter
May 10, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

With summer break just weeks away, some of us are preparing for the fishing and crabbing season. The weekend of April 29th, my family and I went fishing on the Chesapeake Bay. Many fish there around this time for the striped bass because the larger fish are swimming through the bay to have their babies. In the...

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